About Us


Minister Responsible for SaskWater

The Honourable Don Morgan is Minister responsible for SaskWater. Minister Morgan is also the Minister of Crown Investments Corporation, Minister of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety, Minister Responsible for Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board and Minister Responsible for SaskEnergy, SGI, SaskPower, SaskTel and SaskGaming.

“I commend the Crown corporation for the work they do to help build strong, vibrant communities across Saskatchewan.”

“I commend the Crown corporation for the work they do to help build strong, vibrant communities across Saskatchewan.”

Board of Directors

SaskWater is a statutory Crown corporation governed by The Saskatchewan Water Corporation Act, 2002, and is subject to the provisions of The Crown Corporations Act, 1993. SaskWater’s Board of Directors oversees the overall direction of the business activities of the corporation to achieve the performance targets and is responsible for the approval and implementation of the corporation’s strategic plan and performance plan. The Board reports to the Crown Investments Corporation.

SaskWater’s Corporate Governance policies and practices can be found in SaskWater’s Corporate Governance Statement.

The Board has two standing committees to undertake detailed reviews and provide in-depth supervision in key areas of responsibility. The Committees of the Board are:

  • Audit and Finance
  • Governance and Corporate Responsibility

The SaskWater Board of Directors terms of reference state that the Board will have a minimum of three (3) members and a maximum of ten (10). All are appointed for a set term by the Lieutenant Governor in Council, who also designates the Chair and Vice Chair.

Michael Gering, Chair

President of Diamond Energy Services Inc.

Swift Current
Richard Porter, Vice Chair

Retired business owner

Tracy Arno

Owner of Essence Recruitment

Alison Green

Tax Accountant

Patricia Hughes

Business Development Officer at TransWest

Prince Albert
Steve Kemp


Terri Uhrich

Senior Counsel at Affinity Credit Union

Glenda Whalen

Small business owner

Executive Team

SaskWater is led by a three member executive team including the President and CEO, Vice President Corporate and Customer Service and Vice President of Operations and Engineering.

Doug Matthies

President and CEO

Jacquie Gibney

Vice President, Corporate and Customer Service

Eric Light

Vice President, Operations and Engineering